The National LGBT Health Education Center

We provide educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual, and all sexual and gender minority (LGBTQIA+) people.

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Access our extensive library of webinars, publications, and more, and earn CME credit on eligible materials.

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In the News: Pubertal Suppression and Decreased Lifetime Suicidal Ideation

This new study “Pubertal Suppression for Transgender Youth and Risk of Suicidal Ideation” exams associations between access to pubertal suppression and suicidality. The study demonstrates a significant inverse association between treatment with pubertal suppression during adolescence and lifetime suicidal ideation among transgender adults who ever wanted this treatment. This suggests that pubertal suppression for transgender adolescents who want this treatment is associated with favorable mental health outcomes. This study was recently published in PEDIATRICS, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The online version of this article is located here.

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New PrEP ECHO Launched

The National LGBT Health Education Center is pleased to announce the launch of its PrEP ECHO program, a national online learning collaborative supported by HRSA’s Bureau of Primary Health Care, that uses the groundbreaking ECHO model to bring together care teams at health centers from across the country to develop expertise and capacity for PrEP implementation.

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New Journal Article: Planning a Transgender Health Program

“A Blueprint for Planning and Implementing a Transgender Health Program” was recently published in the journal, Annals of Family Medicine. Authored by Director of Training and Education Programs, Dr. Alex S. Keuroghlian, Dr. Anna M. Morenz, Cei A. Lambert, and Dr. Ruben Hopwood, this article presents a blueprint for planning and implementing a transgender health program within a primary care practice in order to enhance the capacity of the health care system to meet the physical and mental health needs of this underserved population.

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You’ve Built It…Now What?

In this publication we walk through three steps for effectively and efficiently using sexual orientation and gender identity data to reduce health disparities among LGBTQ patients.

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Our library is open. We’re proud to provide no-cost educational materials on the latest developments, issues, and best practices in providing affirming LGBTQIA+ healthcare, by leading researchers and clinicians from across the country.

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Ready to transform your practice? Get in touch with us and let’s find out how we can work together to help bring expertise in LGBTQIA+-affirming care to your organization or event.

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We have a worldwide network of professionals who specialize in LGBTQIA+ healthcare; let us help you find the perfect fit for your event.

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We specialize in helping health centers seeking to better serve the LGBTQIA+ community via our on-demand Training and Technical Assistance program. Find out how we can help your organization.